Category Archives: FIRST News

FIRST 30th Anniversary Celebration!

Watch FIRST 30th Anniversary Celebration! from FIRSTinspires on www.twitch.tv

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Happy Birthday FIRST!

Today is a special day forFIRST®. We are turning 30*! We’ve grown a lot since our humble beginnings, when we started as a group of 28 U.S. robotics teams competing in one event in a high school gym (see photo … Continue reading

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Why Every Kid Should Build A Robot

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Local Team Represents FIRST at PMMI Pack Expo

Thanks to The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies (PMMI) and AZO Inc., the MechWarriors (FRC Team 4764) represented FIRST at the 2018 Pack Expo in Chicago back in October. The team was only one of four teams selected to … Continue reading

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Apple Engineering Technology Camp

As a FIRST Strategic Partner, Apple has invited FIRST to nominate students to apply for this opportunity. To apply for a FIRST nomination: Complete your initial application online by 11:59 P.M. Eastern Time on Friday, December 28, 2018. There are … Continue reading

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Kickoff

Kickoff, powered by Rockwell Automation, is on January 5, 2019: Join us for the 30th season of FIRST® in DESTINATION: DEEP SPACE Presented By The Boeing Company. Kickoff – powered by Rockwell Automation – is a celebration event, so gather … Continue reading

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Deadlines Approaching!

Deadlines Approaching! Please be aware of the following deadlines: Payment Deadline: 1st Regional and 1st and 2nd District Event Registration must be secured by 5:00 P.M. ET on November 19. Please view the Pricing Structure and Payment Terms for more details. Please note that the following Districts will … Continue reading

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Bag and Tag / Stop Build Day to End in 2020

FIRST just announced on TWITCH that Bag and Tag (and Stop Build Day) will end with the 2019-20 season (next year). They do not have all the answers yet (watch the video on twitch), but they wanted teams to know … Continue reading

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Announcement and Preview of a Significant Change

Tune in to FIRST’s Twitch Channel on Tuesday, November 13 at 6:00 PM CT to hear the announcement and preview of a significant change to the FIRST® Robotics Competition season starting in 2020. Frank will make this announcement, as well as … Continue reading

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